The director of the CAPC, Museum of Contemporary Art in Bordeaux, was dismissed from her position, triggering the repudiation of more than 50 of her colleagues, who through an open letter unmask the injustice suffered by women with high positions in the cultural institutions of France.
Open letter against the dismissal of María Inés Rodríguez
A collective exhibition inspired in literature brings works by 30 contemporary artists from different countries, along with a program with Cabaret nights, literary saraus, performances, seminars and film sessions.
Unanime Night: 30 contemporary artists at Iberê Camargo Foundation
"I keep stumbling over the same feelings of disbelief and joy while thinking that my work will join that of the distinguished artists who have received the Hasselblad Award before. I also feel gratitude for the honour that is granted to me, which encourages me to keep working with intensity and passion." - Oscar Muñoz
Oscar Muñoz is the winner of the Hasselblad Foundation International Award 2018
This exhibition aims to make visible the influence of these three cultures in the art of the second half of the 20th century in Spain, an aspect so present in the work of the artists of that time as little explored yet. Its title borrowed the meaning in chemistry is used the term "principle", according to which an active element, alone or together with others, "reacts" when mixed or become soluble and produces shapes, colors and new structures and very different from each other.
The Asia principle: China, Japan, India and contemporary art at Fundación Juan March
From Marth 8th until March 11th, one of the most important events in the art world and its eight satellites fairs open their doors to present the most innovative proposals of contemporary art.
Armory Show: everything there is to know about the New York fair.
Argentine artist Deborah Jafif (1961) presents a site specific installation at the Borges Cultural Center, accompanied by a curatorial text by Victoria Cobos.
Deborah Jafif en el Centro Cultural Borges
The Embassy of Chile in Italy pays homage to the artist Francisco Smythe in the city where he made important part of his work, Florence, in the Medici Riccardi Palace, with works of important collections from the regions of Tuscany, Lazio and Campania. Curated by Antonio Arévalo and Paulina Humeres.
Francisco Smythe & Florencia at the Medici Riccardi Palace
Three Argentinean galleries (Mite, Walden and UV Studios) and a Guatemalan (Proyecto Ultravioleta) will participate of the New York New Art Dealers - NADA, New York
NADA 2018: Mite, Walden, UV Studios y Proyecto Ultravioleta representan a latinoamérica en la feria de Nueva York
The Latin American Art Museum of Buenos Aires opens its 2018 calendar with an exhibition of the artist Sara Facio that presents her photographic work on Juan Domingo Perón, between the years 1972 and 1974. A documentary record of the events in Argentina's polics on the Peronism, captured by the unique look of Facio, one of the argentinean referents of photography of the 20th century.
"Perón": Sara Facio at MALBA
Fragmentary II of uruguayan artist Peter Tyler is an exhibition that brings together a group of works that, from of the use of everyday objects used for measurement, seek to awaken in the viewer experiences and concerns that invite us to think about the perspective in which things are observed.
RAGMENTARY II: Pedro Tyler at Galería del Paseo / Lima
Ubu Editor presents the book Cildo: studies, space, time on the artist Cildo Meireles in the Brazilian Gallery Luisa Strina Gallery.
Cildo: studies, spaces, time
The exhibition Collateral in the Amparo Museum in Mexico introduces the policy of distinctive infiltration of Yoshua Okón, in which various groups and social formations - the "protectors of the border," real estate agents who work in the suburbs, advocates of small towns - and reinvent their own routines, combining them with speculative fantasies and delusions.
Collateral: Yoshua Okon at Amparo Museum, Mexico
The Crystal Palace and Public Faith are part of Agora: a blueprint for Utopia, a program of artistic commissions for the Museo Jumex square, which explores the notions of public space through the commitment, participation and collaboration.
Paul Ramirez Jonas for Jumex Museum
This February of 2018 marked the 35th anniversary of the creation of the Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Wifredo Lam. On the occasion of the celebration several activities will be carried out throughout the year that will be aimed at promoting the work of the institution.
Wifredo Lam's Contemporary Art Center celebrates its 35th Anniversary
The artist Magdalena Fernández released "Mares", her most recent project, the next March 4th in the Cultural Center of Chacao. This is her first installation, an experimental work with the participation of 40 dancers on stage and the special intervention of the songwriter Josefina Benedetti with the vocal group Fundación Aequalis, under the musical direction of Ana Maria Raga.
Magdalena Fernández presenta la instalación corporal "Mares"
A major international loan exhibition featuring luxury arts created in the ancient Americas will go on view at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Showcasing more than 300 objects drawn from more than 50 museums in 12 countries, Golden Kingdoms: Luxury and Legacy in the Ancient Americas will trace the development of goldworking and other luxury arts from Peru in the south to Mexico in the north from around 1000 B.C. to the arrival of Europeans in the early 16th century.
Golden Kingdoms: Luxury and Legacy in the Ancient Americas at the MET, NY
On Friday, March 2nd, the Argentine gallery Nora Fisch opens the double exhibition Guido Ignatti, The order of painting does not alter the words and Marina Alessio I do not like anyone but that's because I'm a mirror put in rooms where people think they are alone.
Guido Ignatti y Marina Alessio en la galería Nora Fisch
More than 60 works, including paintings, photographs, installations, posters, collage and videos, give an account of this in the anthological exhibition "Social Energies / Vital Forces" that will be exhibited at the Germán Krüger Espantoso Gallery of the Miraflores ICPNA.
Energías sociales / Fuerzas vitales: Natalia Iguiñiz at Galería Germán Krüger Espantoso del ICPNA
Autopartes is Sofia Berakha's first solo exhibition at the Argentinean gallery Aldo de Sousa. Berakha's work is a dialogue with the tradition of painting and its more expansive possibilities.
AUTOPARTES: Sofía Berakha at Aldo de Sousa
On Thursday, March 1 at 7 pm Imago, art in action opens the solo exhibition of Rafael Rangel, entitled "Recent Objects."
Objetos Recientes: Rafael Rangel at Imago, art in action
The Cuban artist will intervene in October of this year the famous room of the British museum, but details of the work have not yet been given.
Tania Bruguera was selected by the Tate Modern and the Hyundai commission to intervene the famous Turbine Hall
A few hours after the closing of the 37th International Contemporary Art Fair, the commercial balance of ARCOmadrid 2018 has been qualified by the participating galleries as very positive.
arco 2018 | Sales Balance
ARCOmadrid 2019 contará con Perú como país invitado de honor. La 38ª edición de Perú en Arco reunirá, del 20 al 24 de febrero de 2019, una selección de galerías realizada por Sharon Lerner, comisaria de arte contemporáneo del Museo de Arte de Lima, que traerá a Madrid una variada muestra de la producción contemporánea de este país.
ARCO 2018 | Perú, país invitado en ARCOmadrid 2019
From Here to There, curated by YES Contemporary's Claire Breukel and Lucas Arevalo, features three video works by Salvadoran artists Crack Rodríguez, Veronica Vides and Victor Hugo Portillo, as part of VideoSUR, a video art program organized by Artesur at “Le Tarmac” Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France.